A teacher who was fired from a Catholic girls high school in Little Rock after she married her female partner is asking for an apology.
After 34 years in public service, St. Clair County clerk Bob Delaney submitted his resignation Tuesday evening.
Conners had been employed by the station since 1986, but was fired a week ago after writing a controversial post on Facebook.
The Holocaust Museum and Learning Center in St. Louis has drawn a link between history and more modern events such as the killing of James Bird.
The approval follows the threat of a lawsuit by the Southern Poverty Law Center.
The city will use $4,300 in federal funds for a study to be coordinated by Rigel Oliveri, associate professor of law at the University of Missouri.
Conveniently-timed for Obama’s reelection, the Hispanic and Women Farmers and Ranchers Claims Resolution program began September 24, 2012 – just a month-and-a-half before the election. Apparently the Obama administration did not care about this alleged injustice to females and Hispanics any time in the past three-and-a-half years. It just happened to be thought about and addressed now – just before voters pull the lever.
The town’s city council voted unanimously Monday to update a non-discrimination ordinance.
The settlement allegations that Wells Fargo steered African-American and Latino borrowers into risky subprime loans more often than white borrowers in similarly situations.
The lawsuit alleges the fire district punished a firefighter after he refused to participate in discriminatory acts against two fellow black firefighters.